Palliative Care Physicians – Permanent and Locum Positions

Posting Date:
August 6, 2013
Start Date:
TBD

The Division of Palliative Care, affiliated with the Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, The Ottawa Hospital and Bruyère Continuing Care is recruiting physicians for permanent and locum positions, both full and part-time.

Our physicians provide supportive and palliative care services to a 31-bed palliative care unit, consultation teams in acute care hospitals, outpatient cancer centre clinics, and a community-based consultation team. The Division has accomplished education and research programs. We are active in the undergraduate and postgraduate programs of the Faculty of Medicine. This would be an excellent opportunity to advance in clinical and academic careers.

Successful candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in Ontario and have relevant postgraduate training in palliative care and/or significant palliative care experience. Bilingualism is an asset. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, preference is given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Requests for further information and applications, including a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names of three referees should be submitted by October 1, 2013 to:

Dr. José Pereira

Professor & Head, Division of Palliative Care, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa

43 Bruyère Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8 (Canada)

Tel: 613-562-6262, ext. 4008

E-mail: jpereira@bruyere.org